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Canada (Steamboat), burned, 1 Oct 1855


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CANADA Steamer (C), burned in River St. Clair. Property loss $8,000.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      Jan. 11, 1856 (Casualty List)

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      At an early hour on Saturday morning last, the tug boat CANADA was burned
to the water's edge while lying at a dock on the Canadian side of the St. Clair
River. She was owned by Mr. Charles King, of Quebec. Loss about $10,000,
partially insured. The fire, it is presumed, originated from the boilers.
      Detroit Free Press
      October 10, 1855


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Reason: burned
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired ?
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.1019
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Canada (Steamboat), burned, 1 Oct 1855